Corner Brook (Canada)

Type: City
Name: Corner Brook (Canada)
Country: Canada
Latitude: 48.959999
Longitude: -57.959999
population: 18,693
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Another view: Strange summer

This editorial ran first in Newfoundland's Corner Brook Western Star:The climate in Newfoundland seems to be changing — and not for the better. Scientists are always quick to point out that it takes hundreds of years of observation to detect trends in ... [Published Waterloo Region Record - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian Man Wants Stephen Harper, John Baird Charged With Advocating For Genocide In Middle East

Newfoundland resident Andrew Abbass posted his allegations on the Change.org petition website against Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, accusing them of advocating for genocide: “Sections 318, 319, and 320 of the Criminal ... [Published Link - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Does Canada Need to Replace Its Submarines?

Michael Byers is absolutely convinced – under no circumstances should the Canadian military invest billions of dollars in a next-generation submarine. If anything, Ottawa should decommission the four Victoria-class submarines it has and replace them with ... [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Stumbling upon a piece of WWI history in Corner Brook

A family wants to mark the importance of a large rock wall built almost a century ago by two German prisoners of war in Corner Brook.A 350-meter rock wall spans the boundary of the Bartlett family property in Corner Brook, and it tells an unusual story ... [Published CBC Hamilton - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Woman Killed in Highway Collision

Deer Lake RCMP have yet to release the name of the victim of a fatal accident on the Trans Canada Highway yesterday. A female passenger was killed after the SUV she was in collided with a transport truck about four km west of Hampden Junction around 11:30 ... [Published VOCM - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

NL - More than $17 Million in Contracts Awarded to Support Development of New Health Care Facilities in Corner Brook

Provincial Government investments totalling more than $17 million will support the development of a new regional hospital and long-term care facility in Corner Brook.The investment includes a $10.7 million contract being awarded to the Corner Brook Care ... [Published Municipal Suppliers - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Emma Peckford wins national music contest

CBC  –A teenager from Corner Brook won a national talent contest Saturday at the Ottawa Bluesfest.Emma Peckford, 15, was named the winner of the emerging female artist competition She's the One.Peckford was one of 10 young singers from across Canada entered ... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Hurricane Arthur preparations underway in Corner Brook

The City of Corner Brook is ready for potentially severe weather this weekend, as Hurricane Arthur makes its way up to eastern Canada.Mayor Charles Pender said an emergency generator has been hooked up at city hall, and chainsaws are at the ready to deal ... [Published CBC Hamilton - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Third contender enters leadership race

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – A third contender has entered the race for the leadership of Newfoundland and Labrador’s governing Progressive Conservative party.Cabinet minister Steve Kent confirmed his candidacy on Twitter on Thursday, promising to find solutions ... [Published Metro Canada - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Labrador Gas Prices Above National Average

Gasoline in Newfoundland is priced within a whisker of the national average, but not so in Labrador. VOCM's Brian Madore reports.MJ Ervin and Associates surveyed three locations on the island and one in Labrador. A litre of gasoline will set you back ... [Published VOCM - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Corner Brook's blood supply slows to a drip

A supply of donor blood that is running dry, and a dwindling number of blood donors in one city on Newfoundland's west coast, is in line with a national trend.Peter MacDonald, Canadian Blood Services Atlantic director of donor relations, says Canada's ... [Published CBC - Jun 25 2014]
First reported May 12 2014 - Updated May 12 2014 - 1 reports

CUPE's Paul Moist calls on Fantino to re-open Veterans Affairs office in Corner Brook

CORNER BROOK, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - May 12, 2014) - The national president of Canada's largest union, CUPE's Paul Moist, used his visit to Corner Brook to call on the Harper government to re-open the recently closed Veterans Affairs ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - May 12 2014]

Quotes

"Innocent civilians living in Gaza deserve far better than the reckless actions of this terrorist organization."
"At that time we were under English rule and because the countries involved were at war with Germany, they were taken in as prisoners" said Bartlett
"Honeybees do visit people's lawns, clover and even dandelions. So if you can refrain from using pesticides, that'd be a great plus for the bees."
"We are checking all of our headwalls and streams and catch basins...e nsuring that we have sufficient workers, if we need to call in extra people over the weekend and that kind of thing, so it's really about getting prepared, being ready for it if it comes."

More Content

All (30) | News (21) | Reports (0) | Blogs (9) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Another view: Strange summer [Published Waterloo Region Record - Jul 30 2014]
Canadian Man Wants Stephen Harper, John Baird C... [Published Link - Jul 26 2014]
Does Canada Need to Replace Its Submarines? [Published Defense-Aerospace - Jul 24 2014]
Newfoundland man wants Harper, Baird charged wi... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Jul 23 2014]
Stumbling upon a piece of WWI history in Corner... [Published CBC Hamilton - Jul 22 2014]
Newfoundland: a bee haven that offers research ... [Published 610 CKTB - Jul 20 2014]
Woman Killed in Highway Collision [Published VOCM - Jul 16 2014]
NL - More than $17 Million in Contracts Awarded... [Published Municipal Suppliers - Jul 11 2014]
Road Trip: 2014 Toyota RAV4 to Red Bay, Labrador [Published Autos.ca - Jul 11 2014]
Contracts Awarded For Two Corner Brook Healthca... [Published Healthcare Design - Jul 10 2014]
Pearl Mist first cruise ship to call Shelburne ... [Published Seatrade Insider - Jul 09 2014]
Emma Peckford wins national music contest [Published Yahoo! Canada - Jul 06 2014]
Hurricane Arthur preparations underway in Corne... [Published CBC Hamilton - Jul 04 2014]
Third contender enters leadership race [Published Metro Canada - Jul 03 2014]
The dissenters [Published United Church Observer - Jul 01 2014]
Labrador Gas Prices Above National Average [Published VOCM - Jun 30 2014]
6 wacky and wonderful places to visit around Ca... [Published CBC - Jun 28 2014]
Maine charts a banner cruise year, chips away a... [Published Seatrade Insider - Jun 27 2014]
Corner Brook's blood supply slows to a drip [Published CBC - Jun 25 2014]
Joey Smallwood [Published About - Jun 23 2014]
Canadian Top Marathoners Dylan Wykes and Lanni ... [Published MarketWired - Jun 22 2014]
CUPE's Paul Moist calls on Fantino to re-open V... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - May 12 2014]
Jayson Myers: Building a better foreign workers... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - May 10 2014]
More than half Canada’s Navy vessels are either... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 20 2014]
Extreme Weather - North-America - Canada [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Mar 27 2014]
Protesters hold ‘memorials’ for Veterans Affair... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jan 31 2014]
Julian Fantino defiant over calls to resign, wh... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jan 30 2014]
‘Sorry isn’t good enough’: Veterans call Fantin... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jan 30 2014]
support-the-troops hypocrisy continues; angry v... [Published we move to canada - Jan 29 2014]
Veterans group calls Julian Fantino’s ‘resignat... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jan 29 2014]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
CUPE's Paul Moist calls on Fantino to re-open V... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - May 12 2014]
CORNER BROOK, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - May 12, 2014) - The national president of Canada's largest union, CUPE's Paul Moist, used his visit to Corner Brook to call on the Harper government to re-open the recently closed Veterans Affairs ...
Jayson Myers: Building a better foreign workers... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - May 10 2014]
The current debate over the Temporary Foreign Workers Program (TFWP) highlights the challenges that our governments face in trying to ensure that employers are able to hire adequately skilled workers, and that Canadians have the resources they need to ...
More than half Canada’s Navy vessels are either... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 20 2014]
With more than half its ships and submarines being repaired, modernized or in a reduced state of readiness, the Royal Canadian Navy is acknowledging that it has hit the low point in availability of its vessels. Of a total of 33 main ships and submarines, ...
Extreme Weather - North-America - Canada [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Mar 27 2014]
EDIS Number: ST-20140327-43155-CAN Date / time: 27/03/2014 13:06:39 [UTC] Event: Extreme Weather Area: North-America Country: Canada State/County: Province of Newfoundland and Labrador Location: [Province-wide] Number of Deads: N/A Number of ...
Protesters hold ‘memorials’ for Veterans Affair... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jan 31 2014]
Former Canadian soldiers and their supporters have gathered outside most of the eight Veterans Affairs offices slated to close today to voice their opposition to the federal government’s decision. ‘Memorial’ gatherings are planned in Brandon, Man., ...
1 2
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.